MANMA: High level group of international and regional speakers are expected to attend the upcoming first of its kind forum in Bahrain “Downstream and local Content Oil & Gas Petrochemical Industry”, organizers of The Business Development Forums & Expo (BDFEX) announced.
The forum will be held on April 24 and 25 at The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain.
Dr. Abdula Al Sebyani General Director of Forum have announced key note speakers to attend the forum, including the VP local content & business Dev. Unit of SABIC Mr. Fu’ad Musa, General Manager of Jazan Economic City –Saudi Aramco Mr. Abdulla AlSoweilem, Managing partner of AL MOBDA Eng. Abdulla Saad Al-Rabeeah and CEO of MENA Research Partners Mr. Anthony Hobaika.
“Key note speakers will discuss various themes, including: challenges and opportunities for the localization of downstream oil and gas and petrochemical industries in GCC, addressing R&D challenges and improving human resources in the downstream industry, industrial entrepreneurship in the oil and gas and petrochemical industry and technology transfer agreements for industry localization,” he added
“The conference will host a two-day agenda with sessions for initiatives of benefit to the industry at large submitted by companies, investors and entrepreneurs aimed at reducing cost and increasing innovation.” He concluded.
It’s worth noting that BDFEX forum and Expo aims to attract international and regional corporations, SME, investors and entrepreneurs that would result increasing local content of manufacturing and services un the hydrocarbon downstream industry, creating new sustainable jobs, and attracting investments. The objective of BDFEX forum and expo is for participants to get closer towards finding new business partners, investors, technology providers, new suppliers, new market access, etc.
The two-day event is jointly organized by PROACT International Consultancy, Kingdom of Bahrain and United Gulf Industrial Consortia for Investment Management and Consultation, Jubail, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
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